This topic is about how our society functions in the UK. We will be discussing several issues that will give you the knowledge and skills you need to play an active role in society, both now and in the future.

This topic is all about coping with the stresses and strains of life and how to seek help, for you or a friend, if it is needed.

This topic is all about the illegal drug trade. You will learn about different types of drug and their impact on you and the local, national and international community as well as arguments for and against legalisation.

This topic is about the sale of alcohol, cigarettes and vaping equipment and whether or not the law has got it right in the UK.

This topic is all about developing and maintaining healthy relationships with those around you as well as keeping yourself safe (mentally and physically) and valuing yourself and others.

There are many aspects of personal development that we are not able to cover in PDL lessons. This section contains links and information that you may find interesting.